This is an intensive three day introduction to the basics of oil painting. Kate Measham will guide you through the first steps into oil painting and open up an exciting world of possibilities. Painting with oils can appear complicated…don’t let that put you off – Kate will get you started and then suggest what you can do next.

  • Tutor, Kate Measham
  • September, 26, 27 and 28th
  • 10.00 – 16.00
  • £250/3days
  • Materials included
  • Tea and coffee provided, please bring your own lunch

What to expect on Beginners’ Oil Painting Workshop

This is a busy workshop that combines drawing with charcoal followed by exercises using paints.

You will look at mixing paints, tone, different sorts of paint application and learning about the materials, tools and other equipment needed. It is a very busy and productive three days. 


We provide the materials but ask you to bring an apron, and some rags and a couple of jam jars.